November, 2011

Composers > Love > “A Match made in Heaven” - Faustina Bordoni and Johann Adolph Hasse
by Georg Predota | November 30th, 2011

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Faustina Bordoni and Johann Adolph Hasse

Johann Adolph Hasse Cleofide (excerpts) (1731) After merely two years in London, Faustina Bordoni departed for Venice. Exhausted from her petty quarrels with Francesca Cuzzoni, and tired of a feuding and bickering general public and musical establishment — which of [...] more >>